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Doctor insights on: Remedies For Uncontrollable Bowel And Urine Movements

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Urine (Definition)

Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more


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My dad is on dialysis and has uncontrollable bowel movements what could be causing this?

My dad is on dialysis and has uncontrollable bowel movements what could be causing this?

Many Things: Check out this website: http://www. Kidneyfailureweb. Com/kidney-knowledge/977.Html or use google to search dialysis and loose stools. 4 things to consider are the effects of the underlying reason for kidney disease in you dad (such as diabetes), diet, medications, and the effects of long-term dialysis. Talk with your doctor about this problem, please. ...Read more

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Uncontrollable bowel what is the remedy? Or how can this stop?

Uncontrollable bowel what is the remedy? Or how can this stop?

Uncontrollable bowel: By that do you mean diarrhea? How long has it lasted? Are bms watery or just soft? Any red blood or black tarry stools? Kaopectate (kaolin and pectin) can slow down diarrhea as can increased dietary fiber, but should be evaluated by pcp to check for infectious cause or tumor. May need stool culture as well as colonoscopy to check everything out (especially if there is family history of colon cancer). ...Read more

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I have not had a bowel movement in over 4 days and can't pass urine well. What should I do?

I have not had a bowel movement in over 4 days and can't pass urine well. What should I do?

Go see a doctor: You need to find the cause. This will require a visit to a doctor to check you and find out who you have not had a bm and what reason for your urine problem. If you are eating well then there is no reason to have constipation n of this degree. A visit to the ere may be necessary unless you can see a doctor in 24-48 hours. ...Read more

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Losing the sensation to pass urine & have a bowel movement I cant really tell its not the same as before what could be wrong with me?

Losing the sensation to pass urine & have a bowel movement I cant really tell its not the same as before what could be wrong with me?

See below: It seems that you are losing the sensation of the nerves that causes the function of those sphincters. With shooting pains down the leg is important you have an MRI of the lower spine with contrast to determine if there is anything pressing on those nerves ...Read more

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I have not had a bowel movement in 5 days, before this I was fine. I'm having trouble passing it, decreased urine, can't sit, stand, walk please help

I have not had a bowel movement in 5 days, before this I was fine. I'm having trouble passing it, decreased urine, can't sit, stand, walk please help

Medical Emergency: While there could be lots of causes of these problems which are not as bad, it sounds a lot like the symptoms of cord compression. Cord compression can cause irreversible paralysis if left untreated. You should go to the emergency room right away. ...Read more

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I am having a difficult time starting urine flow and keeping it going. I have to bear down hard like I'm having a bowel movement and hold it to keep urine flow going. What can cause this???

I am having a difficult time starting urine flow and keeping it going. I have to bear down hard like I'm having a bowel movement and hold it to keep urine flow going. What can cause this???

See a urologist: Difficulty voiding in a women is usually due to one of several causes: UNDER ACTIVE BLADDER (due to aging, diabetes or neurologic disorders);BLADDER OUTLET OBSTRUCTION (due to pelvic prolapse, fibroids, urethral strictures or diverticula);FUNCTIONAL OBSTRUCTION due to several causes. **You need to see a Urologist for proper evaluation and diagnosis. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of Ammonium smelling urine? And mucus in bowel movements? Could the two symptoms be connected to the same cause?

What could be the cause of Ammonium smelling urine? And mucus in bowel movements? Could the two symptoms be connected to the same cause?

Bacteria: Not lkely connected, the ammonia smell is from bacteria in the urine, This is abnormal and should be treated, the stool problem is not likely related unless there is a connection between the bladder and bowel ...Read more

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Do bowel movements have an effect on urine flow? For example you body might wait until the bowel movement has passed until it starts the urine flow?

Do bowel movements have an effect on urine flow? For example you body might wait until the bowel movement has passed until it starts the urine flow?

Yes they can: Stool impaction can press on bladder neck & urethra & prevent urine flow or cause a slow stream. Bowel movement would be then be required to permit urine to flow. Hope this is your last question on the same topic. ...Read more

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I've noticed my bowel movements have become harder and drier, and my urine stays on the toilet paper in the toilet, and doesn't dilute. Why is that??

I've noticed my bowel movements have become harder and drier, and my urine stays on the toilet paper in the toilet, and doesn't dilute. Why is that??

Dehydration?: Both of those symptoms could be signs of dehydration. You are taking acetazolamide, which is a diuretic, which can make you dehydrated. It's not clear why you are on that medication from your history here. You should ask your doctor whether you should decrease that medicine or perhaps drink more fluids. I would not do either of these until you talk to your doctor first. Good luck. ...Read more

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Which doctor should someone see if they can't control his bowel movements and urine?

Which doctor should someone see if they can't control his bowel movements and urine?

Start with PCP: ...who can perform some simple tests to best direct you either to the Urologist, Gastroenterologist, or Gynecologist. ...Read more

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Hi I've recently been experiencing many different symptoms, think you can help? My primary is at a loss... ive gained 40 pounds in the last year, increased urine frequency, bowel movements have become much softer and different looking, been very fatigued,

Hi I've recently been experiencing many different symptoms, think you can help? My primary is at a loss... ive gained 40 pounds in the last year, increased urine frequency, bowel movements have become much softer and different looking, been very fatigued,

It will be nearly: Impossible to evaluate you over the internet. Often it is beneficial to have a second set of eyes evaluate a patient. Make an appointment with an Internist in your community for a full history, examination and lab testing. If he/she is stumped then make an appointment at a university hospital near you. There are several. ...Read more

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Why do I dribble urine after a bowel movement? I have hemorrhoid flare ups. Prostate tests normal and urine tests all normal.

Why do I dribble urine after a bowel movement? I have hemorrhoid flare ups. Prostate tests normal and urine tests all normal.

Pelvic floor muscle: This could be due to a dysfunction in the pelvic floor muscles. If that is the case, few sessions of physical therapy to the pelvic floor muscles could help ...Read more

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We hav a female patient that has to hold her urine until her bladder is full to have a bowel movement, what could cause this?

Need more info: She needs a detailed history and a complete rectal and gu evaluation including manometry to assess sphincter muscles. Is she at a psych institution? She is likely using her pelvic muscles to urinate and defecate at the same time. Please arrange for her to see the specialists. ...Read more

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Why I have the urge to urinate several times after bowel movement? The speed becomes slow and seems some urine left? Feel miserable and discomfort?

Prostate: You have difficulty with completing your urination after defecation. You are taking flomax (tamsulosin). This medication helps with prostate inflammation. The prostate is the very close to the area called the rectum. This is the storage area for bowel movement. You may still have a prostate that is inflammed. ...Read more

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I had purple tinted urine and next day, my loose bowel movement had purple liquid in the toilet bowl. I had eaten lot of fresh cooked beets nite befor?

I had purple tinted urine and next day, my loose bowel movement had purple liquid in the toilet bowl. I had eaten lot of fresh cooked beets nite befor?

Common Reaction: The coloring in some foods (like beets) and medications can affect the color, smell, etc. Of your urine, stool, emesis, etc. Purple/red urine and stool after fresh beets is normal. (the difference between being more purple or more red, depends on the pH or acidity of the fluid. ...Read more

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Urine culture and sample test clear. What is the reason for burning and difficulty urination after bowel movement whole day?

Urine culture and sample test clear. What is the reason for burning and difficulty urination after bowel movement whole day?

? bladder irritants: It can be concentrated urine or bladder irritants like caffeine or spicy food. Cranberry can even do it. Only drink water for a few days and limit spicy food and see what happens. See your urologist. ...Read more

Intestine (Definition)

The gastrointestinal tract starts at the mouth, travel down the tunnel (esophagus), which connects to the stomach, which then empties into the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum---the three parts of the small intestine (@25 feet). This empties into the colon or large intestine (about 5 feet), which then becomes the sigmoid colon, rectum and out the anus. So, every morsel eaten ...Read more


Bowel (Definition)

The bowel is the intestinal tract in the body. The small intestine ...Read more